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Here are the best HomeKit-enabled smart home products announced at CES 2018

From smart showers to smart faucets and smart switches to smart buttons, CES 2018 has been jam-packed…

Apple releases iOS 11.2.5 public beta for iPhone and iPad

Apple today seeded the fifth beta of an upcoming iOS 11.2.5 update to developers and public beta testers…

South Korean consumer group considering criminal case against Apple over iPhone batterygate

A consumer group filing a civil suit against Apple on behalf of over 100 plaintiffs for damages…

Benchmarks: 8-core and 10-core iMac Pros running pro apps

Here are the 8-core and 10-core iMac Pros running additional pro apps compared to competing Macs…

Facebook developing ‘Portal’ gadget which will let it put microphones and cameras in people’s homes

The oppressive rulers of Oceania used devices called telescreens to closely monitor and repress citizens…

FBI forensic expert blasts Apple ‘jerks’ for encrypting iPhones

Ever since Apple made encryption default on the iPhone, the FBI has been waging a war against encryption…

How U.S. iCloud users can ensure their data isn’t migrated to state-owned servers in China

While Apple yesterday warned Chinese customers that their data would be migrated to local servers…

Apple could get a $4 billion boost from U.S. tax-law loophole

Companies that stockpiled trillions of dollars offshore free of U.S. income tax…

Android phone peddlers face difficulty trying to knock off Apple’s Face ID, Animoji, and other TrueDepth Camera features

Unable to implement sophisticated systems like Apple’s TrueDepth Camera and Face ID

China smartphone vendors seek mini LED-backlit panels as Apple’s dominates AMOLED production

China-based smartphone vendors, including Huawei Technologies, Oppo and Xiaomi Technology, plan to adopt mini LED…

Can Apple save us from ourselves?

We have a smartphone addiction problem. Around 77 percent of American adults now own a smartphone…

Apple orders ‘See’ series, a futuristic drama from ‘Hunger Games’ director

In a competitive situation, Apple has landed the hot TV package…

Yet another macOS High Sierra bug: Unlock App Store system preferences with any password; another one Apple should have caught

Less than two months ago, Apple users discovered a bug in macOS that allowed anyone…

Why would any shareholder complain about Apple using repatriated funds for buybacks?

Sure, many of the leaders from Silicon Valley won’t experience a massive tax break…

Republican Senator John Thune, Chair of the U.S. Commerce Committee, has some questions for Apple over throttling old iPhones

The chairman of the U.S. Senate’s commerce committee wants Apple to lift the veil on its once-secret slowdown…

More than 100 business leaders, including Apple CEO Tim Cook, urge U.S. Congress to pass bipartisan legislation dealing with ‘dreamers’

More than 100 top business leaders, including Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Apple’s Tim Cook and IBM’s Ginni Rometty…

Man charged over ‘FruitFly’ Creepsterware; spied on users via infected Windows PCs’ and Macs’ cameras and microphones

At the time, it was unclear just what the spy tool was for, though it appeared to be used for…

Amazon Alexa could make these smart glasses way better than Google Glass

Amazon’s Alexa software has already made its way into just about every Internet-connected device…

Apple named most innovative consumer technology company

When U.S. adults were asked which consumer technology company is the most innovative…

Wireless charging pads are all over CES 2018, thanks to Apple’s new iPhones

Wireless charging is not particularly new technology, but this year at CES 2018…

Apple sets date to turn over cloud operations to a state-owned data center in China

Apple Inc. said it will turn over its cloud operations in China to a state-owned local partner…

How to easily check to see if Apple is throttling your iPhone

Apple has been beyond deceitful for all this time and the company now faces more than a dozen lawsuits as a result…

5K iMac vs. iMac Pro: The pro’s silent fans made a fan out of me

It didn’t take long to realize that I had made a mistake…

Apple iPhone X sales ‘stellar’ in Great Britain, China and Japan during first month of availability

In Great Britain, Apple achieved its highest share in more than three years in the month of November…

Class action lawsuits against Apple over iPhone throttling now number 30

The total number of class action lawsuits against Apple for deliberately slowing older iPhones…

Jimmy Iovine denies rumor that he’s leaving Apple in August

Jimmy Iovine shot down rumors that he plans to exit Apple in August…

Republican U.S. Senator wants Apple to answer questions about slowing iPhones

The chairman of a U.S. Senate committee overseeing business issues asked Apple Inc to answer questions…

Apple’s Mac already has a solution to iOS addiction

Apple is vexed with the problem of excessive customer satisfaction…

FBI Director Wray calls inability to access electronic devices an ‘urgent public safety issue’

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is increasingly unable to access data from some electronic devices…

Life after iTunes: Apple’s big media challenge

Like all the big tech firms, Apple is spending billions to produce original video content…

Apple to take 25% stake in… Apple Inc.?

To provide support for shares as iPhone unit growth slows, and services and other businesses…

CES: The zombie trade show that’s about as relevant as the Yellow Pages

I can’t remember the last time I resorted to looking up a business in a telephone book…

Wi-fi to get security updates in 2018 with new WPA3 protections, old hardware likely left behind

In the wake of security problems with wi-fi security in 2017, the Wi-Fi Alliance…

Gene Munster ups Siri’s exam grade from ‘D+’ to ‘C’

In our latest 800 question test of AI assistant Siri, she was able to understand…

Can Apple profit from their self-inflicted batterygate debacle?

Apple Inc.’s recent admission that it secretly slowed down older iPhones with aging batteries…

Open Thread: What should shareholders ask CEO Tim Cook at Apple’s annual meeting on February 13th?

Apple will host the 2018 Annual Meeting of shareholders at the Steve Jobs Theater…

Alexa is killing Siri at CES 2018, and HomePod, if it ever ships, isn’t going to make a difference

When Siri launched in beta form back in 2011…

Apple to invest in LG Innotek’s 3-D sensing modules ahead of next-gen TrueDepth iPads with Face ID

US tech giant Apple is planning to invest in Korean electric components maker LG Innotek…

Apple defends iOS parental controls; plans new, ‘even more robust’ tools

Apple Inc. defended its record of providing parental controls and other protections for children who use its iPhones and other devices…

Apple store in Zurich evacuated as iPhone battery overheats

An overheated iPhone battery injured a repairman in an Apple store in Zurich…

CES 2018 ushers in 802.11ax Wi-Fi routers with 6Gbps speed

D-Link and Asus have already unveiled 802.11ax routers at CES this year, and you can expect to see more…

iPhone SE 2 said to have a big improvement over its predecessor with the addition of a popular iPhone X feature

We’ve seen rumors about the timing of an updated iPhone SE release for a few months now…

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